Grand Rounds 2018.02.20

Speaker: Dr. Shirley H. Bush MBBS, MRCGP, FAChPM, Assistant Professor, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, Clinical Scientist, Bruyère Research Institute, Clinician Investigator, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinician Investigator, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Physician, Palliative Care, Bruyère Continuing Care

Turning delirium management in palliative care on its head: Developing clinical practice guidelines to bring new evidence to the bedside

Educational Objectives:

1. Describe the appraisal of the quality of delirium clinical practice guidelines

2. Explain recent research on antipsychotics and benzodiazepines in delirium management in palliative care

3. Discuss the development and implementation of a new delirium clinical practice guideline on an inpatient palliative care unit

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Bickell, Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x 78900.

Breakfast will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund